Plum jam is one of the kinds of jams that are easily available and can also be prepared at home. It is a known fact that plums are the second must cultivated fruit next to apples and therefore it is also one of popular ingredients for making jams. Plum jam recipes are easy to follow and with a little bit of time, energy and effort, an excellent plum jam can be made at home. Plum jam is not only a favorite with kids but also with adults. Low sugar plum jam recipes are also available that can be made and preserved for months and enjoyed regularly. However, to create a perfect plum jam recipe it is important to buy really good quality plums by ensuring it is ripe and does not contain pests. Plum as a fruit cannot be stored forever as they can go bad and therefore the next best alternative is to enjoy it in a preservative form. Therefore plum jam allows you to enjoy it in a jam form even when plum may not be easily available in the market.